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Reflection for Thursday, February 16, 2012: 6th week in Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2012-02-16)
Listen, my beloved brothers and sisters. Did not God choose those who are poor in the world to be rich in faith and heirs of the Kingdom that he promised to those who love him?|But you dishonored the poor. - James 2|R. The ...
Reflection for Friday, March 2, 2012: 1st week in Lent.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2012-03-02)
If you, O Lord, laid bare our guilt who could endure it? Ps. 130|| Unless your holiness surpasses that of the scribes and Pharisees you shall not enter the kingdom of God. Mt. 5.||How could our holiness possibly "surpass" ...
Reflection for Friday, August 3, 2012: 17th week in Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2012-08-03)
And he did not work many mighty deeds there because of their lack of faith. - Mt 13|We have a remarkable story in today's gospel. We see a classic example of how familiarity can breed a hostile environment for Jesus' work ...
Reflection for Saturday, September 29, 2012: Sts. Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2012-09-29)
I love reflecting upon this day. There is a strange, popular fascination with angels today - at least in our secular North American culture. A search of the web, or any religious book store, will turn up lots of angel ...
Third Week of Advent: Dec. 16 - 22, 2012
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2012-12-16)
"Then the angel said to her, ' Do not be afraid, Mary, for you have found favor with God. Behold, you will conceive in your womb and bear a son, and you shall name him Jesus.' ....Mary said, 'Behold, I am the handmaid of ...
First Week of Advent: Dec. 2 - 8, 2012
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2012-12-02)
"They shall beat their swords into plowshares and their spears into pruning hooks; One nation shall not raise the sword against another, nor shall they train for war again." - Isaiah 2
Second Week of Advent: Dec. 9 - 15, 2012
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2012-12-09)
Strengthen the hands that are feeble, make firm the knees that are weak, Say to those whose hearts are frightened: Be strong, fear not! Here is your God.... Isaiah 35
Fourth Week of Advent and First Week of Christmas: Dec. 23 - 29, 2012
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2012-12-23)
"Do not be afraid; I proclaim to you good news of great joy. For today a savior has been born for you who is Christ and Lord. And this will be a sign for you: you will find an infant wrapped in swaddling clothes and lying ...
Second Week of Christmas: Dec. 30, 2012 - Jan. 5, 2013
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2012-12-30)
"The sower sows the word. Those sown among thorns are... the people who hear the word, but worldly anxiety, the lure of riches, and the craving for other things intrude and choke the word, and it bears no fruit." Mark 4
Second Week of Christmas: Jan. 1 - 8/9, 2012
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2012-01-01)
The two disciples heard what he said and followed Jesus. Jesus turned and saw them following him and said to them, "What are you looking for?" John 1